Coldwell Community College and Technical Institute - 2004
- Associates Degree in Accounting
What clubs, sports or experiences were you involved in during college?
I loved attending a community college. It gave so many opportunities to participate in various school ventures. I served as an accounting tutor to underclassmen and fellow accounting students. I was able to serve on the Student Government Association as the Treasurer and then as the Vice President. I was also involved with Student Support Services providing prospective and current students with the assistance needed to pursue their educational goals at CCC&TI.
Why should students in the Appalachian region consider going to college?
College is the root of your career and the start of your adult life educationally and socially. With more and more occupations requiring advanced education, a college degree is so important to your success in todays world. It also establishes long lasting friendships that provide support in your personal life and career.
What is one piece of advice you might be able to offer a middle or high school student?
"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today."~ Malcom X